NAME: Raven Burleson
NAME: Michael Hallgren
How old are you? Your fiancée? I am 30 years old, my fiance is 25.
What do you do for a living? Your fiancée? I am a student and a personal assistant for a mentally handicapped man through the state. My fiance is a student.
How did the two of you meet? We met 6 years ago through friends and reconnected through Myspace.
How long have you been dating? 10 months
When and how were you engaged? On September 11th he set up a scavenger hunt around Rockford of places from the past when we were just friends and our relationship now. It ended at the Y basketball court where we used to hang out with all of our friends. He was there on one knee with roses and a beautiful ring.
Do you have a wedding date set? If so, what is the date? No, we haven't set a date yet.
Why do you think it would be fun to get married on the ice? Being huge IceHogs fans it would be the ultimate for both of us. We also had one of our first dates front row at an IceHogs game.
Why should you win this contest? As I said we love the IceHogs and being at one of their games for one of our first dates, it seems that our relationship would come full circle if we got married on the ice.
Describe each other's personality. Mike is outgoing and charming, and just all around kind of crazy. He keeps me sane and is my rock, as much as he can drive me nuts. Raven is spunky and fiesty and as much as she can be hard to swallow I love everything about her.
What are your hobbies? And your fiancée's? Raven's hobbies are going to sporting events, reading, and spending time with Mike and her kids. Mike's hobbies include softball, attending sporting events, and hanging out with Raven and the kids, and his son.
What is the most outrageous thing you and your fiancée have done? Most recently it would probably be sitting around checking out Priceline and ending up jumping up and going to a four star hotel in Chicago just because we felt like it and they accepted the priceline bid that was crazy low.
What is the most outrageous thing you would do to win this wedding? We are both pretty nuts so there really isn't anything we wouldn't do.
Tell us something unusual about you as a couple. She is the older one seems to be unusual to some people. The other thing would probably be that neither of us is someone that anyone would think would ever get married, yet no one is suprised we are marrying each other.
Which of these most closely describes you? I'm the goalie; I don't let anyone or anything get close to what's important to me.
Which of these most closely describes your significant other? I'm the coach; You know it when I'm not happy but I'm alway proud of my team.
Imagine yourself at a wedding reception. Which one is you? I'm Uncle Joe; I only come for the free drinks, and I capitalize on it!
Imagine yourself at a wedding reception. Which one is your significant other? I'm Cousin Eric; I'm not really a cousin, I'm a crasher looking to hook up!